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Department of Aging: Senior Health Insurance
  Contact
  Elly Jenkins,
  Program Specialist
  301-600-1604
  Email

  Department of Aging
  1440 Taney Avenue
  Frederick, MD 21702

  301-600-1605
  Fax: 301-600-3554
  Facebook

  Hours
  8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  Monday - Friday
The Frederick County Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) offers confidential,
face-to-face counseling assistance for those on Medicare. Included in the SHIP program
is Medicare education, help in understanding and applying for Medicare benefits, assistance in filing Medicare appeals and help with billing problems, as well as
Medicare D counseling.

Our Staff
Trained staff is available to help Medicare beneficiaries, family members and caregivers understand Medicare benefits, bills and Medicare rights.

Assistance
Counselors provide in person and telephone assistance with:
  • Assistance with denials, appeals and grievances
  • Community Presentations
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage Plans (HMOs)
  • Medigap policies